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Restoring a Fruit and Veg Cart

I consider myself to be a “Generalist” wheelwright, I make a wide range of wooden wheels. It all depends upon what my customers bring me, one week its a carriage wheel, next week its a cannon, having said that I … Continue reading

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Restoring Rush Seat Chairs

Several times a year I get to put aside my usual work, making wooden wheels and work on antique chairs. Most of the time this involves reupholstery but occasionally I get to replace a rush seat, something I particularly enjoy. … Continue reading

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Accident or Design?

As a Craftsmen I love my job, it offers variety and every day is different,¬†that’s ¬†until I get take on a big project with a timescale, when it suddenly becomes a production line. I have spent the last couple of … Continue reading

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